S rajendran

Revenue dept takes action to evict ex-MLA Rajendran from encroached land

Thiruvananthapuram: The revenue department has decided to take action against former ..

Masharaja's College
Conflict-prone situation: Maharaja’s College and hostel to remain closed for two weeks
idukki sfi murder
Youth Congress leader Nikhil Paily stabbed Dheeraj Rajendran: Police
Sachin Dev
Murder of engineering student in Idukki: SFI announces state-wide education strike on Tuesday

Police initiate probe after 25 Idukki youngsters allegedly face social boycott over eating beef

Marayoor: The cops have initiated a probe over the complaint stating 25 youngsters in Idukki’s Marayoor Panchayat were allegedly ..

Pinarayi vijayan

Mullaperiyar dam: Kerala opposition slams CM for his silence over sufferings of Idukki residents

Thiruvananthapuram: The vexed issue of the Mullaperiyar dam, which has been continuing for a while now, has left the people of Idukki ..

ദാ, എല്ലാരും കാണ്... ഇടമലക്കുടിയുടെ സ്വന്തം കിണറ്റിൽ പുതുവെള്ളം

Kerala’s first tribal panchayat Edamalakkudy gets its first well

Munnar: Edamalakkudy, Kerala’s first tribal panchayat, now has a well. Water has been spotted in the well dug in the remote ..


'Churuli' in reel life and real life

Cheruthoni (Idukki): The movie 'Churuli' is the most discussed topic on social media currently. In reality, ‘Churuli’ ..

pond death

Two bodies recovered from pond near metal crusher in Idukki

Idukki: The bodies of two youngsters have been recovered from a pond close to a metal crusher at Odiyapara in Vannappuram here. The ..


Idukki receives 112 per cent more rainfall this year

Thiruvananthapuram: Idukki received the highest Northeast Monsoon (Thulavarsham) in its history this year. The shutters of Mullaperiyar ..


Mild tremor recorded in seismographs in Idukki

Kottayam: A mild tremor measuring 1.9 on the Richter scale was recorded on Wednesday in a network of seismographs maintained by the ..

bike tyres missing

Both wheels of motorbike parked on roadside missing in Vandiperiyar

Vandiperiyar: The wheels of a bike parked on the other side of the house have been stolen. The bike belongs to Ayyappan, a local resident ..


No change in water level at Mullaperiyar dam even after raising 3 shutters

Kumily: The water level at Mullaperiyar dam remains the same even after raising three shutters the other day. The water level continues ..

Mullaperiyar dam

Mullaperiyar dam opened; Red alert at Idukki dam

Idukki: The two shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam was opened on Friday morning. The first spillway shutter was opened at about 7.30 ..


Man who hammered 6-yr-old boy to death in Idukki arrested

Idukki: Muhammad Shan, the man who was absconding after hammering a six-year-old boy to death in Idukki’s Anakkalungal has been ..


Police bust attempt to grab insurance money of 'Pettimudi victim'

Munnar: Kerala police busted the attempt of a Tamil Nadu native to siphon off insurance money of a relative. Palakkad native Maimuna ..

Movie Cheating

Fraudster gang loots woman offering role in Manju Warrier movie

Kozhikode: Fraudster groups that cheat junior artistes by offering roles in Malayalam movies are rising in the state. A woman from ..


Mathrubhumi Impact: 4 missing persons from Pettimudi landslide to be declared as civil deaths

Thiruvananthapuram: Revenue minister K Rajan on Saturday said that the missing persons in the Pettimudi landslide will be declared ..


Neelanurinkji flowers blossom in Idukki's Shantanpara Shalom Hills after 12 years

Idukki: Idukki's Shalomkunnu (Shalom hills ) under the Santhanpara Panchayat are blossoming with the blue Neelakurinji flowers, ..


Cardamom included in Onam Kit; relief for farmers stressed by pandemic

Thodupuzha: The Kerala government's decision to include cardamom in Onam special ration kits has revived the hopes of farmers who ..

rajamala landslide

Pettimudi landslide: 8 bodies recovered; 85 reported missing

Munnar: Eight bodies have been recovered from the landslide spot at Pettimudi in Rajamala, here in Idukki district on Thursday. National ..

Minister MM Mani

Minister MM Mani asks health dept staff deputed in other districts to return to Idukki

Idukki: Minister MM Mani said that health department workers who were appointed in Idukki district should end their deputation in other ..

Covid Test

Delay in COVID-19 test results from Thalappady creating crisis in Idukki

Kattappana: COVID-19 test results were not received in Idukki for the second consecutive week on Tuesday. Unavailability of test results ..

Idukki belly dance

300 attend night party, belly dance violating COVID-19 protocol in Idukki; businessman booked

Nedumkandam: Police registered a case after a businessman organised a night party, including belly dance, DJ and alcohol, at a private ..


24 perons who had contact with COVID-19 positive social worker in Idukki test negative

Thodupuzha: The test results of 24 persons, who were in contact with a social worker who had tested positive for COVID-19, have turned ..

ഇടുക്കിയിലെ പൊതുപ്രവര്‍ത്തകന്റെ പരിശോധന ഫലം നെഗറ്റീവ് സുഹൃത്തിനും രോഗബാധ

One more tests positive for COVID-19 in Idukki

Thodupuzha: The second sample test of the social worker who had developed COVID-19 has come out negative. If one more sample test comes ..


Approval for Pattayams with less than 15 cents of land in Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday said that a timely solution to the land issues in Idukki will be found ..


Bogus voting at Udumbanchola: Collector to open strong room

Painavu: Idukki collector H Dinesh said that an inspection will be held after opening the strong room following a complaint of bogus ..


Rising temperature dries out tea leaves in Idukki

Kattappana: As the temperature in the region increased, tender leaves in the tea plantations have started to dry out. Drying leaves ..

Peermade tea company

18-year-old misery of Peermade tea company workers

Upputhara: On December 13, the miserable life of labourers of the Peermade Tea Company Limited will be 18 years old. It was in the ..


Mob attacks 70-year-old in Idukki; case booked against 5

Munnar: A 70-year-old fish merchant was attacked by a group of people following dispute over fish sale. Makkar, a native of Adimali ..

Idukki Dam

KSEB mulls new powerhouse project worth Rs 20k cr for Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: The State Electricity Board is mulling a new powerhouse project for Idukki. The final decision will be announced ..


Educational institutions in Idukki, Kottayam to remain shut on Wednesday

Kozhikode: The educational institutions in Idukki and Kottayam will remain shut tomorrow owing to heavy rains that lashed different ..


This monsoon, students make own umbrellas

Idukki: Inspiring everyone, students at Karimannur St Joseph’s School turned epitome of self-dependent. They successfully made ..


Newborn babies to get Aadhaar on birthday

Thodupuzha: Assuring Aadhaar number to all, Idukki district has launched an Aadhaar enrolment programme where newborn babies can get ..


Kasturirangan report: 12-hour hartal in Idukki district today

Thodupuzha: The UDF and Kerala Congress are observing a dawn-to-dusk hartal in Idukki seeking exemption of agricultural farmlands ..


UDF hartal in Idukki over Kasturirangan report

Idukki: Congress-led UDF opposition in Kerala has called for a 12-hour hartal in the district on Saturday in protest against the approach ..

Bus-car collission

Five killed in bus-car collision at Thopramkudy in Idukki

Kattappana: Five persons, including four members of a family, were killed in a collision involving a private bus and a car at Pushpagiri ..


Parunthumpara makes a mark in the tourism map; needs more basic amenities

Peerumedu: Parunthumpara has grown into the latest tourist attraction in the Peerumedu region with hundreds of tourists, including ..

Dr baiju

Doctor who consumed medicine to prove its non-toxicity dies

Muvattupuzha: An Ayurvedic physician, who had been remaining paralysed for the last nine years after he consumed a medicinal decoction ..


Aanayadikuthu beckons visitors

Aanayadikuthu in Idukki district is attracting tourists with its scenic splendours. The place is located a kilometre away from Thommankuth ..


A memorable journey to Memari

When my close friend invited me to join him for a journey to Memari, I said yes without thinking twice. Most of his travels would be ..


BJP calls for hartal in Idukki on Tuesday

Thodupuzha: The BJP has called for a dawn-to-dusk hartal in Idukki district on Tuesday expressing solidarity with the plantation ..

Oommen Chandy

Chandy announces no landless people in Idukki district

Idukki: The high range Idukki was today declared as the third district in Kerala without landless people. The declaration in this ..



Location Located in the middle part of Kerala, the District is bound on the East by Madurai District of Tamil Nadu State while ..


A place for adventure tourism and trekking, or even a langourous, tranquil break. This picturesque plantation town washed in the ..

Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary

A land-locked district, Idukki is one of the most nature-rich areas. The wildlife sanctuary spreads over 77 sq km in Thodupuzha and ..


If you are interested in seeing the workings of a power house, visit Moolamattam, 40 km from Idukki. The Idukki Hydroelectric Project's ..